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Breakfast Success: Egg, Cheese & Ham Bagel

Last night I was determined to follow through on my breakfast menu for today. I was pretty consumed watching playoff hockey, but during intermission I managed, with my wonderful hubby's help, to make the bagel sandwiches.

It worked out great. This morning when I got up I popped one in the microwave for Christian for 40 seconds. While it was heating I cut an orange into wedges and Voila! Breakfast was served.

He gobbled up his sandwich, but never touched his fruit or his milk. Hmmm... I don't want to start the morning out with mommy demanding he eat his fruit so maybe next time I will serve him half a bagel with his fruit to see if he is more inclined to eat the fruit then. :)

And oh, I can't forget about this. I love this little kitchen gadget. It is perfect for frying a perfectly round-shaped egg to fit on a bagel or an english muffin. Yes, it's the little things in life that make me happy. :)

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